Docstoc

APEC CTST Activity Matrix MEGSEC Preliminary - Apec-tptwg.org.cn

Document Sample
APEC CTST Activity Matrix MEGSEC Preliminary - Apec-tptwg.org.cn Powered By Docstoc
					CTST MATRIX: Activities Across APEC Fora on Counter-terrorism, Secure Trade, Security-Related Issues
CTTF, SCCP, TPTWG, BMG, TEL/SPSG

                                                                                                                            Sponsoring        Year of Activity                   APEC or Self
          APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project               Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                             Economy(s)                           Project Code    Funded?
          BMG        APEC Capacity Building in Immigration Border    Meeting participants at a three-day workshop           Australia         2003-2004          CTI 07/2003T    APEC Funded
                     Management                                      developed a draft standards document and a self-
    1
                                                                     assessment questionnaire for travel document
                                                                     security.
          BMG        APEC Capacity Building in Immigration Border    To develop model immigration legislation to assist     Australia         2003-2004          CTI 24/2003T    APEC Funded
    2                Management--Legal Infrastructure.               in addressing economies' needs for legal
                                                                     infrastructure in border management.
          BMG        Human Resource Integration - ILO (Immigration   To provide enhanced human resource integration in      Republic of Korea, 2005              CTI 21/2005T    APEC Funded
                     Liaison Officer) Cooperation in Border          transit border management through promoting            Australia;Hong
                     Management                                      consistency in approach and best practice in respect   Kong,
                                                                     of Immigration Liaison Officers (ILOs) arrangements    China,United
                                                                     within the APEC region.The purpose of this project     States
    3                                                                was to develop and implement collective action
                                                                     plan in improving transit border management
                                                                     through organizing cooperative network of
                                                                     Immigration Liaison Officers within across the APEC
                                                                     region.

          BMG        Capacity Building Legal Infraestructure for     To examine the various legal issues relating to       NZ, Australia, USA 2005               CTI 25/2005T    APEC
                     Multilateral Data Sharing.                      multilateral data sharing on lost and stolen travel
    4
                                                                     documents and to develop an APEC Framework for
                                                                     Data Sharing
          BMG        APEC Capacity Building in Immigration Border    To provide training to eligible economies which       Australia,Chile, US, 2005-2006        CTI 04/2005T      APEC Funded
                     Management -- Travel Document Security          have confirmed their interest and participation in    NZ                                    Informal Experts'
                                                                     the Customs Asia-Pacific Enforcement Reporting                                              Group on
                                                                     System (CAPERS). The CAPERS system is an internet -                                         Business
                                                                     based secure information platform, for the transfer                                         Mobility
                                                                     of information and intelligence between the                                                 (IEGBM)
                                                                     economies of the Asia-Pacific region. The project
    5                                                                aimed to assist APEC in strengthening its borders
                                                                     from unlawful activities related to terrorism as well
                                                                     as illegal commercial activities. The project’s
                                                                     outcomes may be valuable in providing a cost-
                                                                     effective solution for tracking, monitoring and
                                                                     identifying potential threats and protecting APEC
                                                                     communities.




                                                                                       Page 1 of 15
                                                                                                                          Sponsoring        Year of Activity                  APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project                Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                               Economy(s)                           Project Code   Funded?
     BMG        Capacity Building - Biometric Technology in      Build the capacity of APEC economies to accelerate, Australia, Hong        2006               CTI 30/2006T   APEC Funded
                Machine Readable Travel Documents                on a best endeavours basis, work towards adopting Kong, China,
                                                                 international standards on biometrically enhanced United States
                                                                 passports and supporting infrastructure as a means
6
                                                                 of enhancing border security, thereby facilitating
                                                                 the safe and secure movement of business people
                                                                 cross the APEC region.

     BMG        Capacity Building - Biometric Technology in      The production of a comprehensive reference              Australia, Canada, 2007-2008         CTI 04/2007T   APEC Funded
                Machine Readable Travel Documents                document covering the technical and non-technical        Singapore, Hong
                                                                 issues, best practices and options for financing, cost   Kong, China,
7                                                                recovery, procurement and other issues associated        United States
                                                                 with adopting biometric machine readable travel
                                                                 documents and related border systems.

     BMG        Workshop on Frequent Passenger Programs and    The purpose of the project was to exchange ideas     Peru, Australia,        2008               CTI 27/2008T
                Border Security                                on the development of Frequent Passenger             Chile, Singapore
8
                                                               Programs in border migratory controls between
                                                               APEC economies.
     CTTF       Training Course on Anti-Money Laundering/Anti- The project involves a multi-day course to train     Canada                  2003               SOM 02/2003    APEC Funded
                Terrorist Financing Policy Development         officials in the development of anti-money
                                                               laundering/anti-terrorist financing policy in APEC
                                                               economies. Providing training on anti-money
9                                                              laundering/anti-terrorist financing policy
                                                               development will complement other regional
                                                               activities, both proposed and on-going, that provide
                                                               legislative drafting assistance
     CTTF       APEC Government Roundtable on Measures to        The project had two parts. The Airport Security Expo Hong Kong, China 2004                    CTTF02/2004T   APEC Funded
                Secure Trade                                     which included a symposium on Enhancing the
                                                                 Effectiveness of Aviation Security and a 2-day
                                                                 presentation by HKC on various measures of secure
                                                                 trade adopted and used by HKC. Officials had an
10
                                                                 opportunity to see the latest technology and the
                                                                 roundtable itself served as a forum in which to
                                                                 share experiences and best practice on enhanced
                                                                 security measures relevant to trade and mobility of
                                                                 travelers




                                                                                    Page 2 of 15
                                                                                                                    Sponsoring          Year of Activity                  APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project               Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                          Economy(s)                             Project Code   Funded?
     CTTF       Document Security Training Workshop             A five day capacity builidng workshop aimed at        Canada            2004               CTTF01/2004T   APEC Funded
                                                                immigration authorities in the APEC region. The
                                                                purpose was to enable the development of travel
                                                                documents that are secure, resistant to fraud and
11                                                              globally interoperable, builidng on IEGBM and other
                                                                existing document security efforts in the region. The
                                                                focus was on the manufacture and examination of
                                                                travel documents.

     CTTF       Second STAR Conference                          The Second STAR Conference was built upon the       Chile               2004               SOM 02/2004    APEC Funded
                                                                work undertaken by APEC through the CTTF and
                                                                other fora, in so far as to contribute to the
12
                                                                necessary discussions and actions required to
                                                                safeguard trade and the movement of people and
                                                                capital within the APEC Region.
     CTTF       Airport Vulnerabilities and Counter-Measures    To assist APEC economies to secure their airports, Canada;People’s      2005               CTTF01/2005S   Self-funded
                Workshop                                        China and Canada agreed to mount a technical        Republic of China
                                                                experts workshop on Airport Vulnerabilities and
                                                                Counter-Measures. The workshop explored the
13
                                                                common and lesser known “gaps” in airport
                                                                security, and presented ideas and opportunities for
                                                                mitigating these weaknesses.

     CTTF       Counter-Terrorism Action Plans Cross-Analysis   To create a list of regional themes, needs and      The Republic of    2005                CTTF02/2005T   APEC Funded
                                                                opportunities for counter-terrorism capacity        the Philippines,
                                                                building, by cross-analyzing the 21 Individual      Australia, Canada,
14                                                              Economy Counter-Terrorism Action Plans.             People’s Republic
                                                                                                                    of China,
                                                                                                                    Indonesia, New
                                                                                                                    Zealand
     CTTF       Third STAR Conference                           To exchange views and consider recommendations Republic of Korea 2005                      CTTF01/2005T   APEC Funded
                                                                for the adoption of coordination mechanisms to
                                                                attain secure trade in the APEC region. This purpose
                                                                included air and maritime transportation, and
15                                                              movement of people. The Third STAR Conference
                                                                built upon the work undertaken by APEC through
                                                                the previous STAR Conferences, the CTTF and other
                                                                fora.




                                                                                  Page 3 of 15
                                                                                                                        Sponsoring           Year of Activity                   APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project               Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                              Economy(s)                              Project Code    Funded?
     CTTF       APEC Symposium on Total Supply Chain Security   At the 2005 APEC Leaders' Summit in Busan, Korea,       Singapore,           2006               CTTF 02/2006T   APEC Funded
                (Singapore, 6-7 julio 2006)                     APEC Leaders endorsed total supply chain security       Australia, The
                                                                as a priority issue. Following from that, Singapore     Republic of the
16                                                              hosted a two-day symposium on total supply chain        Philippines,The
                                                                security. The symposium aimed to begin the              Russian
                                                                process of increasing awareness and understanding       Federation
                                                                of the issues.
     CTTF       Fourth STAR Conference (STAR IV)                The main objecitve of the Conference is to further      Viet Nam,          2006                 CTTF 01/2006T   APEC Funded
                                                                exchange views and work out proposals and               Republic of Korea,
                                                                recommendations on a better coordination with           Chile, Australia,
                                                                regard to securing trade in the APEC region,            Peru
                                                                focusing on the fields of air and maritime
                                                                transportation, movement of people and cyber-
                                                                security. Works undertaken by all APEC fora,
                                                                previous STAR Conferences and the CTTF are good
17
                                                                basis for the Fourth STAR Conference to build upon
                                                                and to further developed. More importantly, the
                                                                STAR IV will be serving as a forum for STAR related
                                                                stakeholders to exchange views, experiences and to
                                                                discuss how to advance the implementation of the
                                                                APEC Framework for Secure Trade.



     CTTF       APEC Food Defense Workshop                      Workshop included technical and policy experts          United States,       2006                               Self-funded
                                                                from the APEC region and examined the goal of           Thailand
                                                                identifying critical areas of vulnerability in the food (Australia, Chile)
18                                                              supply and how to mitigate the terrorist threat.
                                                                Workshop was the first step of APEC's food defense
                                                                initiative “Mitigating the Terrorist Threat to the
                                                                APEC Food Supply”.
     CTTF       APEC Food Defense Workshop                      Developed voluntary APEC Food Defense Principles United States,              2007                               Self-funded
                                                                which served as basis for continued cooperation on Vietnam
19                                                              food defense, particularly APEC Food Defense Pilot
                                                                Project Program in several economies.

     CTTF       Cyberspace and Terrorism                        Training program aimed to contribute to the             Republic of Korea, 2007                 CTTF 01/2007S   Self-funded
                                                                enhancement of cyber terrorism response capacity        New Zealand
20                                                              and to raise awareness about the need for
                                                                cooperation in combating cyber terrorism in the
                                                                APEC region




                                                                                   Page 4 of 15
                                                                                                                         Sponsoring         Year of Activity                   APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project               Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                               Economy(s)                            Project Code    Funded?
     CTTF       Fifth STAR Conference (STAR V)                  STAR V built on the recommendations of STAR IV in Australia, Peru,          2007               CTTF 01/2007    APEC Funded
                                                                Ha Noi, as well as the findings of the ‘Total Supply New Zealand
21                                                              Chain Security’ Symposium held in Singapore in July
                                                                2006, and Ministerial and Leaders’ statements.

     CTTF       APEC Seminar on Securing Remittance Systems     The two day seminar focused on several critical          Indonesia,         2008               CTTF 01/2008    APEC Funded
                and other Cross Border Payment from Terrorist   issues regarding the effective implementation of         Australia,
                Use                                             key international anti-money laundering (AML) and        Thailand, United
                                                                combating the financing of terrorism (CFT)               States
                                                                standards, in particular FATF’s Special
                                                                Recommendation VI on Alternative Remittance
                                                                System and Special Recommendation VII on Wire
                                                                Transfers. One goal of the seminar was to ensure
22                                                              that APEC economies understand the challenges
                                                                and obstacles faced in the implementation of these
                                                                standards with the view to strengthening their
                                                                legal, regulatory and operational frameworks. The
                                                                seminar looked at the role that can be performed
                                                                by law enforcement and regulatory authorities to
                                                                prevent the illicit use of funds transfers through the
                                                                formal and informal financial sectors.

     CTTF       APEC Workshop on regulating the Non-profit      Improving the regulatory frameworks for Non-Profit Australia                2008               CTTF 02/2008S   Self-funded
                Organisation sector                             Organisations (NPOs), in line with international
23                                                              obligations set out Financial Action Task Force
                                                                (FATF) Special Recommendation VIII

     CTTF       Capacity Building Workshop on APEC Trade        Given that the TRP is still a fairly new concept to the Singapore,          2008               CTTF 03/2008    APEC Funded
                Recovery Programme                              APEC economies, the workshop aimed to increase Australia, New
24                                                              awareness and help the APEC economies to gain a Zealand
                                                                better understanding of the APEC TRP.




                                                                                   Page 5 of 15
                                                                                                                             Sponsoring       Year of Activity                   APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project                   Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                               Economy(s)                          Project Code    Funded?
     CTTF       Effective Public-Private Partnerships in Counter-   The project will aimed to: a) map counter-terrorism      Canada, New      2008               CTTF 01/2008A   APEC Funded
                Terrorism                                           public-private partnerships that have already been       Zealand, Peru,
                                                                    implemented in the region, and identify the forms        Singapore,
                                                                    of public-private partnerships that have been            Indonesia
                                                                    successfully employed in the region, how these
                                                                    have been manifested in different sectors and the
                                                                    forms of cooperation involved, and examples of
                                                                    best practice; b) identify how the private sector can
                                                                    improve its bottom line while helping to secure
25                                                                  trade; and c) explore areas where further
                                                                    application of public-private partnerships
                                                                    domestically or regionally could be potentially
                                                                    valuable. This project also provided a useful basis
                                                                    for more detailed work on developing best practices
                                                                    for public-private partnerships in the future,
                                                                    including inter alia, for potential models and sharing
                                                                    of best practices.


     CTTF       Sixth STAR Conference (STAR VI)                     The STAR VI Conference followed the framework        Peru, Australia,     2008               CTTF 02/2008    APEC Funded
                                                                    established by Ministerial and Leaders’ statements Canada, New
                                                                    that promote APEC’s secure trade agenda, through Zealand
                                                                    an active participation of private and public sector
                                                                    representatives from APEC economies. STAR VI built
26
                                                                    on the recommendations of STAR V in Sydney, as
                                                                    well as the findings of the ‘Total Supply Chain
                                                                    Security’ Symposium held in Singapore in July 2006


     CTTF       APEC Food Defense Pilot Project -- Peru             Build domestic capacity to prevent deliberate     United States,          2008                               Self-funded
                                                                    tampering and contamination of the food supply by Peru
                                                                    those with malicious intent, thereby safeguarding
                                                                    food trade and consumption. Increase food defense
                                                                    awareness and encourage stakeholders from
                                                                    government, private sector, and academia within
27                                                                  the economy to implement and/or support
                                                                    dissemination of food defense practices. Pilot
                                                                    comprised of three phases, 1) assessment trip to
                                                                    build stakeholder relationships, 2) awareness
                                                                    raising workshops, and 3) one-on-one capacity
                                                                    building assistance to partner companies.




                                                                                       Page 6 of 15
                                                                                                                       Sponsoring        Year of Activity                   APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project                 Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                           Economy(s)                           Project Code    Funded?
     CTTF       APEC Seminar Series on Current and Emerging       To host a series of regional seminars aimed at       Australia,        2009               CTTF 01/2009A   APEC Funded
                Trends in ML/TF                                   enhancing the capacity of APEC economies             Indonesia, New
                                                                  (particularly developing economies) to identify and Zealand
                                                                  assess vulnerabilities from current and emerging
                                                                  ML/TF methods, trends and techniques. Seminars
                                                                  focused on new payment platforms such as mobile
                                                                  phone-based remittance and ‘virtual world’
                                                                  transactions, structuring techniques such as ‘cuckoo
                                                                  smurfing,’ and other non-traditional methods of
                                                                  laundering funds such as through illegal logging or
28
                                                                  carbon trading. Seminars was designed to provide
                                                                  policy-level expertise to assist APEC economies
                                                                  effectively identify and analyse trends unique to
                                                                  their experiences and concerns. The project aimed
                                                                  to build awareness, share best practice, and
                                                                  enhance information sharing and cooperation
                                                                  among APEC economies, with a view to
                                                                  strengthening compliance with the international
                                                                  standards.

     CTTF       Optimize the Use of Audits and Investigation to   The project had a two-pronged purpose: i) to          Viet Nam,        2009               CTTF 01/2009    APEC Funded
                Strengthen Aviation Security in APEC Economies    facilitate the regular conduct of internal audits and Singapore, US,
                                                                  investigations in accordance with ICAO’s standards New Zealand
29                                                                and best practices, and ii) to equip economies with
                                                                  skills and information to strengthen domestic
                                                                  aviation quality control activities.

     CTTF       Seventh STAR Conference (STAR VII)                The main objective of STAR VII was to enhance       Singapore,        2009                CTTF 02/2009    APEC Funded
                                                                  APEC’s secure trade agenda by exploring ways to     Australia, Canada
                                                                  balance the needs of supply chain security with
                                                                  trade facilitation. Core elements of the Conference
                                                                  dovetailed with the SOM Regional Economic
                                                                  Integration (REI) agenda on enhancing physical
                                                                  connectivity across borders, and aim at supporting
                                                                  the secure trade component of TFAP II. STAR VII
30                                                                built on the recommendations of STAR VI in Lima, as
                                                                  well as the outcomes of the ‘Total Supply Chain
                                                                  Security’ Symposium held in Singapore in July 2006,
                                                                  Ministerial and Leaders’ statements, and related
                                                                  meetings such as the CTI Supply Chain Connectivity
                                                                  Initiative (SCI) Symposium held in Singapore on 16-
                                                                  17 May 2009.



                                                                                    Page 7 of 15
                                                                                                                       Sponsoring        Year of Activity                   APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project                Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                            Economy(s)                           Project Code    Funded?
     CTTF       APEC Food Defense Pilot Project -- Thailand      Build domestic capacity to prevent deliberate      United States,       2009                               Self-funded
                                                                 tampering and contamination of the food supply by Thailand
                                                                 those with malicious intent, thereby safeguarding
                                                                 food trade and consumption. Increase food defense
                                                                 awareness and encourage stakeholders from
                                                                 government, private sector, and academia within
                                                                 the economy to implement and/or support
31                                                               dissemination of food defense practices. Pilot
                                                                 comprised of three phases, 1) assessment trip to
                                                                 build stakeholder relationships, 2) awareness
                                                                 raising workshops, and 3) one-on-one capacity
                                                                 building assistance to partner companies. Built
                                                                 upon lessons learned from 2008 Peru pilot project.



     CTTF       APEC Workshops on detecting and deterring cash Enhancing the capacity of APEC member economies         Australia, USA    2008-2009          CTTF 01/2008S   Self-funded
                couriers and bulk cash smugglers               to identify and interdict cash couriers and bulk cash
32                                                             smugglers, in line with international obligations set
                                                               out Financial Action Task Force Special
                                                               Recommendation IX
     CTTF       Canada's Workshop in Domestic Surface          The workshop was directed towards technical             Thailand;Mexico   2008-2009          CTTF 02/2007S   Self-funded
                Transportation                                 practitioners tasked with authority to investigate
33                                                             mass-transit post blast scenes on behalf of their
                                                               accredited agency and will not seek to establish
                                                               best practices
     CTTF       APEC Seminar Series on Current and Emerging    Enhancing the capacity of APEC economies                Australia,New      2009/2010         CTTF 01/2009 A APEC Funded
                Trends in ML/TF                                (particularly developing economies) to identify and     Zealand, Indonesia
34                                                             assess vulnerabilities from current and emerging
                                                               ML/TF methods, trends and techniques




                                                                                   Page 8 of 15
                                                                                                                     Sponsoring       Year of Activity                  APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project                Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                          Economy(s)                          Project Code   Funded?
     CTTF       APEC Seminar on Securing Trade through Counter- Workshop sought to promote secure trade through Japan, Singapore      2010                              Self-funded
                Terrorism Efforts                               counter-terrorism measures by exchanging and
                                                                sharing experiences and lessons learned in the area
                                                                of maritime and port security. The seminar sought
                                                                holistic approach to address issues for securing
                                                                trade. Expected outcomes from the initiative
                                                                included: 1) Better coordination in the area of
35                                                              maritime and port for securing trade; 2) increased
                                                                coordination on counter-terrorism activities
                                                                including technical assistance and capacity building;
                                                                3) better sharing and coordination for more
                                                                effective enforcement;4) recommend appropriate
                                                                actions by member economies as well as joint
                                                                actions.


     CTTF       APEC Food Defense Pilot Project -- Philippines   Build domestic capacity to prevent deliberate       United States,   2010                              Self-funded
                                                                 tampering and contamination of the food supply by Philippines
                                                                 those with malicious intent, thereby safeguarding
                                                                 food trade and consumption. Increase food defense
                                                                 awareness and encourage stakeholders from
                                                                 government, private sector, and academia within
                                                                 the economy to implement and/or support
36                                                               dissemination of food defense practices. Pilot
                                                                 comprised of three phases, 1) assessment trip to
                                                                 build stakeholder relationships, 2) awareness
                                                                 raising workshops, and 3) one-on-one capacity
                                                                 building assistance to partner companies. Built
                                                                 upon lessons learned from earlier pilot projects in
                                                                 Peru and Thailand.




                                                                                   Page 9 of 15
                                                                                                                     Sponsoring       Year of Activity                  APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project                Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                          Economy(s)                          Project Code   Funded?
     CTTF       APEC Food Defense Pilot Program— Follow-up       This project seeks to expand upon and reinforce the United States,   2010-2011                         Self-funded
                Capacity Building Activities in                  successful food defense pilot projects implemented Peru, Thailand
                Peru and Thailand & Food Defense Collaborative   in Peru and Thailand in 2008 and 2009, particularly
                Exchange Program                                 with new food defense awareness tools and a
                                                                 collaborative exchange program, and will help build
                                                                 a stronger foundation for future food defense
                                                                 efforts within the APEC region
37




     CTTF       APEC Food Defense Pilot Project -- Vietnam       Build domestic capacity to prevent deliberate       United States,   2011                              Self-funded
                                                                 tampering and contamination of the food supply by Vietnam
                                                                 those with malicious intent, thereby safeguarding
38
                                                                 food trade and consumption. Increase food defense
                                                                 awareness and encourage stakeholders from
                                                                 government, private sector, and academia within
     CTTF       APEC Food Defense Program -- Regional            the economy to implement and/or support
                                                                 Forum to share lessons learned from the APEC Food United States      2011                              Self-Funded
                Awareness Workshop                               Defense Pilot Projects conducted since 2008, and
                                                                 build foundation for future food defense
                                                                 cooperation efforts within the APEC region. The
                                                                 event would be run by experts and facilitators from
                                                                 the APEC pilot economies, who would generate
                                                                 awareness of food defense issues among the rest of
39                                                               the APEC community by discussing their own
                                                                 experiences and sharing technical expertise. This
                                                                 event would also introduce new food defense tools
                                                                 that will be developed based on the pilot projects
                                                                 experience.




                                                                                  Page 10 of 15
                                                                                                                            Sponsoring        Year of Activity                  APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project                    Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                             Economy(s)                           Project Code   Funded?
     CTTF       2nd Workshop on CT Finance and the Non-Profit        Workshop will: Assist economies in implementing     United States        2011                              Self-funded
                Organization (NPO) Sector: Building on the May       their international obligations on effective
                2009 APEC NPO Workshop in Thailand, the 2nd          regulation of NPOs as set out in FATF Special
                NPO Workshop will focus on three aspects of          Recommendation VIII; Enhance understanding by
                investigation and enforcement actions with           APEC economies of ways to improve investigation
                respect to terrorist misuse of NPOs: Information     and enforcement actions to counter misuse of NPOs
40              Sharing and Outreach, Targeted Financial Sanctions   by terrorists; Enhance understanding by APEC
                and Criminal Investigations/Prosecutions.            economies of the importance of domestic and
                                                                     international information-sharing and cooperation,
                                                                     including engaging in outreach to the NPO sector to
                                                                     explain the terrorist risks faced by NPOs and ways
                                                                     to mitigate these risks; Identify best practices.

     CTTF       Eighth STAR Conference (STAR VIII)                   STAR VIII participants will help to enhance APEC’s     United States      2011                             APEC Funded
                                                                     secure trade and counter terrorism agenda by           (Co-sponsors:
                                                                     exploring and building consensus on ways to better     Australia, Canada,
                                                                     secure regional commerce and travel against attack     Chile, Japan)
                                                                     and disruption, in order to ensure the advancement
                                                                     of APEC’s core mission of facilitating trade and
41
                                                                     economic growth. Furthermore, STAR VIII will
                                                                     define top regional priorities and develop
                                                                     recommendations to help guide APEC’s secure
                                                                     growth agenda and capacity building activities going
                                                                     forward.

     CTTF-ACT   Combating Corruption and Anti-Money                  The goal of the project is to help anti-corruption   Australia           2011                              Self-funded
                Laundering                                           agencies and CT financial intelligence agencies work
                                                                     together. Thailand will be the first economy to have
42                                                                   a workshop in-country. Australia will then continue
                                                                     in-country workshops depending on the success of
                                                                     the first.

     TPTWG      APEC High-Level Meeting in Maritime Security         The meeting assisted members gain a deeper             Philippines       2003               TPT 03/2003T   APEC Funded
                Cooperation                                          understanding of maritime security, and facilitated
                                                                     open discussion in order to identify areas of
                                                                     cooperation in the APEC region, including capacity
43
                                                                     building programs. It also engaged the private
                                                                     sector in a cooperative partnership to enhance
                                                                     maritime trade and security in the APEC region.




                                                                                       Page 11 of 15
                                                                                                                         Sponsoring       Year of Activity                  APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project                Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                              Economy(s)                          Project Code   Funded?
     TPTWG      Enhancing Secure Trade and Efficiency in the     The overall project effort consisted of multiple        United States,    2003              TPT 06/2003    APEC Funded
                APEC Region with Intelligent Transportation      phases with overlaps among the phases to ensure         Australia, Canada
                Systems (ITS) and eCommerce Technologies (“the   effective transition: 1. Analysis of Container Track
                APEC Secure Trade Project”)                      and Trace Technologies 2. Initial Planning and
44
                                                                 Concept Development 3. Detailed Planning and
                                                                 Design 4. Initial Demonstration Deployment 5. Full
                                                                 Demonstration Deployment and Operations

     TPTWG      Land International Security and Commuters’       Intended to draw up and design a set of Terms of    Philippines,      2007-2008             TPT 05/2007    APEC Funded
                Advocacy Protocol (Land IS-CAP)                  Reference; Rules of Engagement, to establish an     Australia, Canada
                                                                 Advocacy Campaign to refocus the culture of Public
                                                                 Land Transport Commuters, and to enhance their
45                                                               vigilance; awareness on pro-active security program
                                                                 plan of actions against terrorism, particularly in
                                                                 Public Land Transport Critical and Strategic
                                                                 Infrastructures and Services (PLT-CSIS).

     TPTWG      Secure and Smart Container Development for       This project aimed to introduce Secure and Smart        China, Australia, 2009              TPT 03/2009A   APEC Funded
                Intermodal Transport (revised)                   Container ( SSC) concept with a practical application   Canada, Thailand,
                                                                 mode, which will benefit the container supply chain     United States,
                                                                 not only for security, but efficiency as well,          New Zealand
46                                                               meanwhile it is ideal solution and milestone for ITS
                                                                 application in intermodal, it will give a systematic
                                                                 solution on how the SSC will help intermodal
                                                                 transport to meet the challenges and to develop
                                                                 sustainably.
     TPTWG-     Second APEC Air Cargo Security Workshop          Focused on 3 of 5 areas of interest identified by air United States,     2010                              Self-funded
     CTTF                                                        cargo security experts at the 2008 Air Cargo Security Singapore,
                                                                 workshop in Thailand: 1) Information sharing; 2)      Australia
                                                                 Capacity building; and 3) Technology (including high
                                                                 and low-level solutions). Event included both
47                                                               government and private sector participants, as well
                                                                 as a networking session to help match economies
                                                                 with air cargo supply chain expertise with
                                                                 economies seeking to establish or improve air cargo
                                                                 security arrangements.




                                                                                   Page 12 of 15
                                                                                                                    Sponsoring       Year of Activity                     APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project                Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                         Economy(s)                          Project Code      Funded?
     TPTWG-     APEC Aviation Security: Canine Screening         To provide an overview of canine explosives         US,Australia,   2011                                 self-funded
     CTTF       Workshop                                         detection in air cargo/multimodal/ people screening Singapore,
                                                                 and canine explosive detection programs at a 2 day Chinese-Taipei
                                                                 APEC Aviation Security Canine Screening Workshop.
48                                                               To promote the exchange of best practices/lessons
                                                                 learned in the area of canine screening and to
                                                                 facilitate the establishment of capacity building
                                                                 relationships between economies.

     SCCP       APEC Framework for Secure Trade                  Two seminars were held that focused on increasing US                2007               CTI               APEC funded
                                                                 the capacity of customs administrations managers                                       08/2007Trev1
                                                                 in the area of supply chain security. The two
49                                                               seminars were: "Essential Legal Authorities" and
                                                                 "Establishment of Industry Partnership Programs."


     SCCP       APEC Framework for Secure Trade                  Two seminars were held that focused on increasing US                2008               CTI 17/2008 Trev APEC funded
                                                                 the capacity of customs administrations managers                                       2
                                                                 in the area of supply chain security. The two
50                                                               seminars were: "Essential Legal Authorities" and
                                                                 "Establishment of Industry Partnership Programs."


     SCCP       Implementing the APEC Framework for Secure       Two seminars were held that support the          US, Peru           2009               CTI05/09T         APEC funded
                Trade: Seminars on Targeting and Risk            implementation of the APEC Framework for Secure
51              Management and Border Enforcement Training       Trade, entitled “Targeting and Risk Management,”
                                                                 and “Border Enforcement Training.”

     SCCP       Authorized Economic Operator (AEO)               A compendium of AEO programs in Canada, China,     SCCP             2010               This is not an
                Compendium                                       Japan, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore,                                        "APEC project",
                                                                 Chinese Taipei and the United States.                                                  but it is a
52
                                                                                                                                                        collective
                                                                                                                                                        deliverable of
                                                                                                                                                        SCCP on AEO.
     TEL        Cybercrime Legislation and Enforcement Capacity The project helped APEC economies to meet the        United States   2003               TEL 04/2003       APEC Funded
                Building Project                                Leaders' commitments on Fighting Terrorism and
                                                                Promoting Growth (Los Cabos, 26 Oct 2002), that by
                                                                October of 2003 economies would (1) endeavor to
53                                                              enact comprehensive legal frameworks to combat
                                                                cybercrime and enhance cyber security and (2)
                                                                identify or develop law enforcement cybercrime
                                                                units capable of providing international assistance.



                                                                                  Page 13 of 15
                                                                                                                        Sponsoring        Year of Activity                  APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project               Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                              Economy(s)                           Project Code   Funded?
     TEL        Strengthening Effective Response Capabilities   Hacking or malicious codes have caused significant      Republic of         2006-2007        TEL 01/2006    APEC Funded
                among APEC Economies                            economic and social damage. This project consisted      Korea,Singapore;P
                                                                of (1)developing cooperative response guidelines in     eople’s Republic of
                                                                cross-border environment, which are applicable to       China
                                                                all global economies (2) developing best practices
54
                                                                for cooperative response based on public and
                                                                private partnership (3) offering a training course on
                                                                establishing and managing CERTs to developing
                                                                economies

     TEL        Development and Implementation Guidance of      Raising APEC members awareness especially for           Indonesia,Thailand 2009              TEL 02/2009A   APEC Funded
                Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) for public    developing economies on malicious code attack and       , Philippines,
55
                domain network                                  intrusion prevention system (IPS) as ICT security       Malaysia
                                                                instrument
     TEL        Cyber Security Voluntary Internet Service       This project directly responds to the priorities        Australia, Canada, 2010              TEL 03/2010S   Self-funded
                Provider Codes of Practice                      established by Ministers at TELMIN7. In particular,     Japan
                                                                Ministers ‘encouraged continued collaboration and
                                                                sharing of information and experience between
                                                                member economies to support a safe and trusted
56                                                              ICT environment.’ The goals of the project would be
                                                                achieved through a three-stage approach that could
                                                                feed into the development of APEC TEL initiatives to
                                                                counter the incidence of current, emerging and
                                                                future cyber security threats to end users.


     TEL        APEC Workshop on Cybersecurity policy           The main goal of this workshop is to set the stage   United States,       2010-2011          TEL 04/2010S   Self-funded
                developments in the APEC Region                 for reviewing the APEC Cyber Security strategy as    Australia
                                                                well as the current APEC TEL Strategy to Ensure a
                                                                Trusted Secure and Sustainable Online Environment
                                                                (TSSOE).Specifically, the workshop focus on how
                                                                governments and industry have implemented the
                                                                elements of the TSSOE. It is also an opportunity for
57                                                              participants to discuss how the strategy
                                                                strengthened cooperation among the individuals,
                                                                companies and governments of APEC member
                                                                economies and among member economies to
                                                                promote an online environment that will secure the
                                                                advantages of the Information Society for all users




                                                                                  Page 14 of 15
                                                                                                                         Sponsoring          Year of Activity                  APEC or Self
     APEC Fora Title/Short Explanation of Project                  Outcomes/Expected Outcomes                            Economy(s)                             Project Code   Funded?
     TEL-CTTF   3rd Seminar on Protection of Cyberspace:            TEL- The seminar will aim to encouraging cooperative    Republic of Korea 2011                             Self-funded
                CTTF seminar will focus on sharing information and and effective efforts to combat diverse cyber
                ideas on the Cyber security policies of the APEC         threats and cyber terrorism; building trust and
                member economies and explore ways to combat confidence that will allow continued information-
58              diverse threats to Cyber security. It will also discuss sharing; exchange best practices and experiences in
                ways and means to improve coordination among fostering a culture of cyber security.
                the APEC member economies to deal with the
                issue of Cyber security.

     EC         2005 APEC Economic Outlook Symposium on “The The symposium contributed to link the analysis of           Republic of Korea, 2005                EC 02/2005T    APEC Funded
                Economic Impact of Counter-terrorism in the  terrorism to a core question in TILF related                Canada, Hong
                APEC Region"                                 macroeconomics and international economics: 1) to           Kong, China, New
                                                             address the impact of terrorism on APEC region and          Zealand
                                                             2) to evaluate the effect of terrorism on trade and
                                                             FDI. In addition, sectors affected by terrorism and
                                                             the derived counter terrorism strategies from the
59                                                           impact were focused at the symposium. The
                                                             symposium also identified “best practices” which
                                                             could contribute in producing policy options in APEC
                                                             economies. APEC representatives therefore, had the
                                                             chance to undertake a comprehensive discussion on
                                                             the subject, contributing with substantial inputs to
                                                             the final document at the symposium


     TWG        Strengthening Safety & Security Best Practices     The purpose was to: a) Respond to the recent APEC Malaysia, Republic 2006                    TWG 01/2006    APEC Funded
                Against Terrorism For Sustainable Tourism          Leaders and Ministers’ Declaration in Busan, Korea of Korea, Viet Nam
                Development                                        in November 2005 on the continued and renewed
                                                                   need to protect human lives from terrorism; b)
                                                                   Undertake an analysis to determine the relevance
                                                                   and effectiveness of the previous best practices
                                                                   identified for in safety & security in the previous
                                                                   project; c) Study deeply the changing trends and
60                                                                 tactics of terrorism in the context of its threats to
                                                                   sustainable tourism with the view to provide a
                                                                   comprehensive set of modified, enhanced or added
                                                                   new ones in safety & security to address the
                                                                   changing face of terrorism since 2003 (when the last
                                                                   project was completed). d) Continue to put priority
                                                                   in enhancing the capacity building of developing
                                                                   economies




                                                                                     Page 15 of 15

				
DOCUMENT INFO
Shared By:
Categories:
Tags:
Stats:
views:10
posted:10/28/2011
language:English
pages:15
xiaohuicaicai xiaohuicaicai
About